The non-binary brain

Misogynists are fascinated by the idea that human brains are biologically male or female. But they’ve got the science wrong

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Jan 22, 2018 · 21 min read
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By Emily Willingham

How many times did I say it — to myself, out loud alone or out loud to others, throughout my childhood? ‘I wish I were a boy.’

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